Awarded 2020 AbSec Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation (ACCO) of the year
Creating Stronger, Safer Communities and Positive Pathways
Deadly Connections is a Aboriginal Community Led, Not For Profit Organisation that breaks the cycles of disadvantage and trauma to directly address the over-representation of Aboriginal people in the child protection and justice system/s.
Our community centred, culturally responsive, holistic programs develop stronger, safer, communities, creating deadly connections and more positive futures, for our communities, families, individuals and kids.
Built By The Community For The Community
Founded by Keenan Mundine and Carly Stanley, both proud First Nations People with lived and professional experience, Deadly Connections is built on their own personal and professional experiences as Aboriginal people and community members.
Our goal is specialist community led solutions to reducing the overrepresentation of First Nation people in child protection and the justice system, through culturally responsive, community centred programs. Read more about us
Community centred, lived experience programs to break the cycles of disadvantage at every life stage
Our programs work at the heart of the community and are driven from our own cultural beliefs and traditions so we can break the cycles at key life stages where disadvantage and trauma emerge. They are innovative programs based on lived experience and professional skills that create change.